Head of Trading, Cryptocurrency Brokerage (Dir, MD), Dublin
Excellent Package and Share Options
Major Banking Group, Crypto Startup
Cryptocurrencies, OTC Trading, Crypto Exchange
This new Crypto Brokerage Exchange, backed by a major banking group, are bringing best market practices into the digital asset ecosystem. They now seek a Head of Trading for their new Dublin-based Cryptocurrency Brokerage. With a good understanding of the Cryptoasset industry, you'll develop the trading & execution strategy and lead a high performance trading team in Ireland, providing matched principal brokerage services to clients through voice and electronic channels. Reporting to the Head of Prime Brokerage, this is a wonderful opportunity to run a trading team, full p&l responsibility in the exciting world crypto trading and comes with a great package and an excellent share options scheme. [NB. We are also looking for a Senior Crypto Trader]
- Build relationships with key clients, trading counterparts & create a best-in-breed distribution and execution network.
- Deliver products, trading and execution ideas to customers.
- Deliver a well defined business strategy for Ireland, with measurable targets and incentives
- Work with Risk to monitor risk limits, client exposure limits and modelling capabilities
- Write job descriptions set objectives for direct reports (team of 3)
- Engage with Regulatory authorities & obtain appropriate regulatory certifications.
KEY SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
- Strong technical knowledge of an OTC trading brokerage business or a Cryptoassets prime broker or an Exchange
- Understanding the Cryptoasset industry and business to develop and shape the trading and execution strategy
- Understanding of the risks in product offering for borrowing and lending (Repo) and derivatives businesses.
- Strong experience of working in Financial Market dealing rooms, interacting with traders, sales or at an Exchange
- Experience trading either digital assets or other traditional asset classes an advantage
- Able to engage with a varied client base about trading Cryptoassets & inspire confidence in executing with our desks.